Rebecca Bowens

Becci was born, raised, and educated in Brooklyn, NY. Gymnastics has always been her number one passion. She started at seven years old, attending Brooklyn Gymnastics then moving onto Nova Gymnastics where she was immediately placed onto pre-team. Several months later, her talent landed her a spot on the competing team. Becci has competed all over the states, coming in first place in nearly all of her competitions. She then qualified for the state championship in Rochester, NY. Her glory came at these state championships, where she placed first among 400 competitors. She was offered a scholarship to the Junior Olympics, but chose to push forward in her education. In high school, Becci served as captain of her cheerleading team at Leon M. Goldstein, and continued to be the team’s flipper. Becci has received a Bachelor’s Degree in English: Writing and Psychology. She is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Social Work and works for the Department of Education. Becci continues to teach gymnastics with her passion for it still as strong as ever.